Cake turtle with sour cream


A very spectacular dish is the first thing to say about such a cake. It will appeal to any child and adult who feels like a child again. Although adults tend to have more sweet teeth. The original tortoise cake is not difficult to cook.


  1. Wheat flour - 2 tbsp.
  2. Eggs - 6 pcs
  3. Sugar - 1.5 Art.
  4. Soda - 1 tsp.
  5. Cocoa - 3 tbsp. l
  6. Kernels of any nuts - 0.5 tbsp.
  7. Boneless prunes - 20 pcs

The composition of the cream:

  1. Sour cream - 800 ml
  2. Butter - 50 g
  3. Boiled condensed milk - 0.5 b.
  4. Vanillin - 0.5 pack

The composition of chocolate coating:

  1. Cocoa - 2 tbsp.
  2. Sugar - 0.5 tbsp.
  3. Water - 3 tbsp.

Cooking Cake:

  • Rinse prunes, cover with warm boiled water and leave to soak.
  • In a separate bowl, beat the eggs and sugar.
  • To the mixture, add flour, cocoa and soda. Mix everything.
  • Baking paper cover with baking paper
  • Use a spoon as a measure and spread out small pieces of dough on a baking sheet. They should look like mini pancakes.
  • Place the baking tray in the preheated oven (200aboutC), and wait until lightly browned. This will mean that the dough is ready.
  • While waiting for the cookies to cool, enjoy the cream.
  • Mix sour cream, soft butter, condensed milk, vanillin, then whisk until smooth.
  • Next, crumble prunes and nuts.
  • Put cookies on a large dish, alternating it with layers of cream. Leave 6 cookies for the tail, head and legs.
  • Small holes that will remain after the "laying", fill with nuts and prunes.
  • Now you can pour the whole cake on top with chocolate icing. Draw your eyes and mouth to your turtle, make it look like a real one.
  • Put the cake in the fridge for 6 hours so that it is soaked.

Preparation of glaze:

Mix cocoa with water and sugar until smooth and set on fire. Constantly stirring, watch the icing. After the bubbles appear, wait another minute and remove from the fire. Do not let it freeze and immediately pour on the cake. That is why this icing must be prepared when the cake itself has already been made.

Such a beautiful cake can be made with children, except when it should be a surprise. If this is a birthday cake, then you can safely attach candles to your back on the turtle.

Enjoy your meal!